Sunday, February 25, 2018

Thomas’ Edison’s Phonograph Patent

One of my favorite tweets of the day was McIntosh Labs celebration of the 138th anniversary of Thomas Edison's patent of...
Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic hurricane ever recorded, moves westward towards Florida. Photo credit: NOAA

Hurricanes and disasters: The case for Radio

Hurricane Harvey has flooded Houston and devastated a large swath of Texas. On the horizon, hurricane Irma—the most powerful Atlantic storm in recorded history—has...
Apple AirPods

Will Apple’s AirPods be seen as the first networked headphones?

Apple's AirPods signal the future of network-enabled headphones.
Like many retailers, Best Buy is offering Cyber Monday deals on audio and home theater.

CyberMonday Audiophile Deals

CyberMonday, the Monday after Black Friday, is another day that retailers attempt to entice consumers with the promise of deeply discounted wares.  So what...

Krell Factory Tour: A Behind the Scenes Look at What Makes Krell One of...

For more than 30 years, Krell has been virtually synonymous with the pinnacle of high end audio. In a way, it’s fitting. The company's...

I’ve Seen the Death of Physical Media and It’s the Wrong Thing Audiophiles are...

I happened to be at my local Best Buy store.  Other than Target and Walmart, I cannot immediately think of...

Is there a difference with high resolution audio files? I’m taking the test...

High resolution (Hi-Res) audio has become an increasingly important topic in audiophile circles over the past few years. Some audiophiles have eschewed digital mediums...

iTunes Radio Bitrate?

iTunes Radio is now live with the launch of iOS7 and iTunes 11.1 the question is, what is the bitrate?  The iTunes Radio bitrate...
3.5mm audio connector

Goodbye 3.5mm jack: Apple set to eliminate legacy connector and that’s a good thing

Tomorrow Apple is set to unveil the iPhone 7. Rumors are that the new iPhone will be the first mobile device to jettison the...

THX Achromatic Audio Amplifier Technology: An Interview with Laurie Fincham

  THX needs little to no introduction.  Yet, many are unaware that THX first got its start to ensure that Return of the Jedi’s soundtrack...

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